Commercial Client Articles

Outsourcing the Processing of Personal Information – Guidance

The Information Commissioner’s Office offers guidance for smaller businesses on how to comply with the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA) when you outsource the processing of...

Tax Free Perks

The Government has continuously sought to limit the tax free perks that businesses can provide for their employees. However, there are some remaining. Here is...

Taking a Franchise – the Basics

There are many potential benefits of buying a franchise, such as having access to well-established business and accounting systems, centralised marketing and a proven business...

VAT on Business Assets With Private Use

It is very commom for a smaller business to have assets which have been acquired which are used for both business and private use. Traditionally,...

Money Laundering Regulations

Money laundering is the process by which criminals turn their 'dirty' income – which is usually earned in cash – into 'clean' money, by undertaking...

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Commercial Client News

Words, Not Intention, Determine Meaning of ContractApril 22, 2018

When disputes arise over the meaning of a contract, it is usual for the court to look first at what the wording of the contract...

Director Who Helped Herself Faces MusicApril 16, 2018

It is hardly surprising that directors of companies that face insolvency often wish to recoup their investments before the balloon goes up. However, as one...

Seeking to Waive Dividends?April 10, 2018

For a person who has no need of the income from a family company, a dividend waiver, which allows other shareholders to receive dividends but...

Perceived Disability DiscriminationApril 8, 2018

Under the Equality Act 2010, direct discrimination occurs when the reason for a person being treated less favourably than another is one of the protected...

Incorrect Procedure Stymies LandlordApril 2, 2018

It is unusual when a case raises two different but significant points. A recent case dealt with issues raised when a landlord sought to obtain possession...

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